Mainland China reported 16 new COVID-19 cases on Dec. 2, up from nine cases a day earlier, the country's national health authority said on Thursday. The National Health Commission said all of the new cases were imported infections originating from overseas. The number of new asymptomatic cases, which China does not classify as confirmed cases, rose to six from three a day earlier.
Justin Thomas is the only top 10 player in the field and a heavy favorite to win the Mayakoba Golf Classic, the final event of the USPGA Tour's 2020 season.
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey said Wednesday that it was President Donald Trump on the phone when he silenced a call from the White House while in the middle of signing papers certifying election results showing Trump narrowly lost the state. Ducey said he returned the call after the event but repeatedly declined to talk about his discussion with the president, though he did say Trump never asked him not to sign the certification of Arizona’s election. “The President has got an inquisitive mind,” Ducey said.
China wants to boost its ability to modify the weather and will extend an artificial rain and snow programme to cover at least 5.5 million square kilometres of land by 2025, the country's cabinet said late on Wednesday. The State Council said in policy guidelines that it would ensure that its weather modification capabilities would reach an "advanced" level by 2035, and would focus on revitalising rural regions, restoring ecosystems and minimising losses from natural disasters. China has frequently made use of cloud seeding technologies to relieve droughts or clear the air ahead of major international events.
A clifftop compound situated along one of the best streets atop Malibu's Point Dume peninsula recently sold for a hefty $17.5 million, one of the biggest deals inked in that neighborhood this year. Records reveal the seller was Wendy Miller Hughes, the ex-wife of billionaire Public Storage heir B. Wayne Hughes Jr., while the new […]
Dec.02 -- Jamil Jaffer, founder of the National Security Institute at George Mason University, discusses potential security threats as President-elect Joe Biden picks his national security team. Jaffer speaks on "Bloomberg Technology."
Neymar dropped a bombshell on Wednesday as he followed up scoring twice for Paris Saint-Germain in their 3-1 Champions League win over Manchester United by revealing his desire to reunite with Lionel Messi next season.
Brexit talks have stretched late into the night as both sides fought their corners with the clock ticking down to the deadline for a trade deal. Several boxes of pizza were delivered to the talks venue on Wednesday night as officials from London and Brussels tried to hammer out an agreement. The last-ditch discussions come ahead of the end of the transition period on December 31.
Sen. Dianne Feinstein has picked a favorite in the fight to replace Vice President-elect Kamala Harris as California's junior senator: Secretary of State Alex Padilla. Feinstein said Wednesday she supports Padilla, California's top elections official, and noted his Hispanic heritage. California has never had a Hispanic U.S. senator.
Dec.02 -- Kelly Steckelberg, chief financial officer at Zoom Video Communications Inc., discusses the company's earnings report on "Bloomberg Technology."
Four cases of COVID-19 have been recorded at Netflix's Epic building, according to the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health. A source with knowledge of the situation tells Variety that the cases at Netflix's Epic location occurred three weeks ago. Those impacted were part of a crew hired by the streamer to complete construction […]
Dec.02 -- Blackberry Ltd. announced a partnership with Amazon.com Inc. to create standardized vehicle data across all models of cars. Blackberry Chief Executive Officer John Chen discusses what the partnership with Amazon means for the company's future on "Bloomberg Technology."
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Warner Chappell Music has promoted June Gao to the new role of China general manager, the company said Wednesday. She will continue to be based in Beijing, reporting to Monica Lee, president of Warner Chappell Music Asia Pacific. Gao will oversee all of the firm's China business and build up a larger team there. Warner […]
For at least the last 150 years, the rolling, wooded hills of New York State’s scenic Westchester County have attracted American aristocrats and other financial fat cats looking for a bucolic escape from the hurly-burly of Manhattan. Rockefellers and van Cortlandts built palatial country estates, and some of the area’s current crop of upper-crust homeowners […]
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Kenya's wealthy elite have been quietly taking advantage of the citizenship by investment programs particularly with Dominica and St. Kitts & Nevis.